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Farewell, My Lord

Among other musical happenings you can expect in 2012, WMPG 's new radio transmitter is now running at 100 percent strength.
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By PORTLAND PHOENIX MUSIC STAFF  |  December 30, 2011
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Road show report

Seven of our finest soundmakers played New York's Sullivan Hall last Thursday as part of the CMJ mania.
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By PORTLAND PHOENIX MUSIC STAFF  |  October 28, 2011
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A little bit country

The line-up for the Portland showcase at the CMJ Festival will be: SPOSE , BILLY LIBBY , THE MALLETT BROTHERS BAND , SUNSET HEARTS , THE MILKMAN'S UNION , THE TOUGHCATS , and KURT BAKER .
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By PORTLAND PHOENIX MUSIC STAFF  |  September 23, 2011
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Pitter Patter goes Billy Libby's heart

Billy Libby's new EP, Pitter Patter , is such a step forward for him that I half expected he'd have slapped the name William Elizabeth on the packaging.
Writing letters to yourself
By SAM PFEIFLE  |  September 23, 2011
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Dan Capaldi steps out from behind the kit

In addition to plenty of other projects, Dan Capaldi has played drums now for two of Portland's most important bands of the last five years: the brightly burning Cambiata and the still-on-the-rise Holy Boys Danger Club.
On the Level
By SAM PFEIFLE  |  January 28, 2011
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Upcoming albums: The winter of our deep content

There was a time when winter in Portland was pretty sleepy, with bands holing up to practice and write while the snowflakes flew. No longer. The album-release schedule is now equally robust year-round, and there are big shows just about every weekend th
The winter of our deep content
By SAM PFEIFLE  |  December 31, 2010


Guster makes good, Billy Libby's new EP, and more

Take note that sometimes-Mainers GUSTER have a song prominently displayed in the hard-to-avoid Target holiday ad campaign. Good for them.
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By PORTLAND PHOENIX MUSIC STAFF  |  December 03, 2010
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Photos: KahBang 2010

OK Go, B.o.B., Bad Rabbits, and others perform at the KahBang festival at the Bangor Mall on August 13-14, 2010.
KahBang | Bangor Mall | August 13-14, 2010
By ANDREW FOSTER  |  August 20, 2010

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Not sure if you've heard, but there's a concert on the Maine State Pier tonight... Yep, Wilco are here. The show is sold out, but...
By webteam  |  July 15, 2009

Music Seen: Seymour

Seymour's gentle, mellifluous sound is the type that quiets a chattering room.
Seymour at Zero Station, April 27, 2009
By CHAD CHAMBERLAIN  |  May 01, 2009

Music Seen: Dead of Winter

Peaks and valleys are the name of the game with any showcase of too many songwriters that too many people attend, but by and large, Dead of Winter retains its status as a premier night of homegrown entertainment.
SPACE Gallery, January 24, 2009
By CHRISTOPHER GRAY  |  January 28, 2009


Portland scene report: April 4, 2008

If you’re up for the party, check out the USMers doing a “Swing into Spring” show April 22 at the Abromson Center, on USM’s Portland campus.
Sibilance starts now
By PORTLAND PHOENIX MUSIC STAFF  |  April 02, 2008
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Step into the night

I’m the first to admit that it can be hard to follow the all-ages scene.
Cambiata release a dark and intriguing debut
By SAM PFEIFLE  |  July 26, 2006